Category Archives: NCLTC

White Metroliner

More old MOCs from my closet – this is a white rendition of the Metroliner.  I built this around 1998 when I first got into 9v trains.  At the time the Metroliner was selling for about $400 on the secondary … Continue reading

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The Challenge of “Reassembling” a Set

This past weekend I decided to “reassemble” my 4565 Freight and Crane Railway.  I am in the process of getting my LEGO together as I plan to “purge” quite a bit of it.  I have far more LEGO than I … Continue reading

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LEGOPalooza Plans

I’ve been trying to figure out what to bring to LEGOPalooza this weekend.  Last night I sat down and did a rough plan of the area I am responsible for.  I have a long thin area in one corner of … Continue reading

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Is LEGOPalooza really next weekend?

Yikes – it is. I haven’t done anything of the things I had planned to do either. 🙁 LEGOPalooza 2011 will be held March 5th and 6th at the Morehead Planetarium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  I will be contributing … Continue reading

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Layout Planning with BlueBrick

I have been using TrackDraw for layout planning for years. My friend and former NCLTC member Cary Clark wrote TrackDraw and I authored many of the parts in the TrackDraw library so I had a vested interest in using it.  … Continue reading

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